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Genres in Discourse

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This is a collection in translation of recent essays by Tzvetan Todorov, one of the most eminent of contemporary literacy critics. In the first section of this volume Todorov proposes definitions for the notions of literature, discourse and genre.

Synopsis:

A translation of recent essays by the eminent literary critic, Tzvelan Todorov.

Synopsis:

A collection in translation of recent essays by one of the most eminent contemporary literary critics concentrates on defining genre, literary and otherwise, in order to better examine individual authors.

Synopsis:

A translation of recent essays by the eminent literary critic, Tzvelan Todorov.

Table of Contents

Prefatory note; Part I: 1. The notions of literature; 2. The origin of genres; Part II: 3. The two principles of narrative; 4. Reading as construction; 5. A poetic novel; 6. Poetry without verse; Part III: 7. Notes from the Underground; 8. The limits of Edgar Poe; 9. Heart of Darkness; 10. The Awkward Age; Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521349994
Translator:
Porter, Catherine
Author:
Porter, Catherine
Author:
Todorov, Tzvetan
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge ;
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Discourse analysis
Subject:
History, criticism and surveys
Subject:
Theory
Subject:
Semiotics & Theory
Subject:
Essays - Single Authors
Subject:
Literature Literature
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
45
Publication Date:
19900931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
148
Dimensions:
9.02x6.08x.37 in. .51 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , A translation of recent essays by the eminent literary critic, Tzvelan Todorov.
"Synopsis" by , A collection in translation of recent essays by one of the most eminent contemporary literary critics concentrates on defining genre, literary and otherwise, in order to better examine individual authors.
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